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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:16:51 GMT

Why eating more hummus could help the world stop smoking - The i100


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Why eating more hummus could help the world stop smoking
The i100
Campaigners are urging people to ditch their cigarettes and take up eating hummus instead. Although it sounds like a tongue-in-cheek message, the campaign has a serious motive. The Wall Street Journal reported last year that farmers in Virginia, US ...

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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 01:28:15 GMT

Barack Obama Signature Habit: 7 References to President's Smoking Addiction - Newsmax.com


Barack Obama Signature Habit: 7 References to President's Smoking Addiction
Newsmax.com
Obama had quit smoking but was relying on nicotine gum to kick the habit. He had been chewing on the gum for nine months when the package label only recommended using it for three months. Observers now wondered if he could kick the nicotine gum ...

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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:55:07 GMT

'Scandal' mid-season finale shows an evolving Olivia Pope - The Michigan Daily


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'Scandal' mid-season finale shows an evolving Olivia Pope
The Michigan Daily
In ABC's “Scandal,” Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington, “Django Unchained”) combines these two roles — the president's mistress and the head of Olivia Pope & Associates, a high-profile crisis management team — and the result is nothing short of a smoking ...

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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:51:46 GMT

Review of China's Anti-smoking Campaign - CRIENGLISH.com


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Review of China's Anti-smoking Campaign
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A No Smoking sign is pictured at a bar in Qingdao city, east Chinas Shandong province, 8 March 2014. [Photo: Imagine China]. China is poised to impose tougher laws on tobacco use as the State Council published a draft regulation on Monday, banning ...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:44:34 GMT

eBay Chairman Funds Great Movie On Climate Denier Campaign - Huffington Post


eBay Chairman Funds Great Movie On Climate Denier Campaign
Huffington Post
How the deniers adapted the techniques from the campaign that paralyzed smoking regulations for fifty years, using lawsuits and lying under oath while lung cancer claimed one life after another. How they did the same thing with flame retardants. And ...

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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:05:52 GMT

City recognizes businesses that quit selling tobacco - Philly.com


City recognizes businesses that quit selling tobacco
Philly.com
One said she chose to pull tobacco from her shelves after being a smoker herself, another after he developed emphysema that he believes came from secondhand smoke at his tavern. "Ethically and morally, it just wasn't right for me to carry ... Giridhar ...

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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 20:15:26 GMT

The drag on electronic cigarettes - Gulf Times


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The drag on electronic cigarettes
Gulf Times
But, so far, none of this has occurred, largely because nicotine is viewed as a highly addictive and toxic substance, with even smokers hesitating to try NRT or PNV for this reason. In fact, nicotine has been the primary target of anti-tobacco ...

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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:12:44 GMT

Responsible Pot Use, Responsible Parenting: What's The Problem? - Marijuana.com


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Responsible Pot Use, Responsible Parenting: What's The Problem?
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In other words, they are governmental propaganda campaigns intended to justify the status quo and to continue to treat all marijuana smokers as deviants, if not criminal. It is understandable why so many good parents nonetheless agree to ... Following ...

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Wed, 26 Nov 2014 04:02:43 GMT

Want to put an end to smoking? Eat more hummus - Al-Bawaba


Want to put an end to smoking? Eat more hummus
Al-Bawaba
The rationale of the new campaign from anti-smoking group The Truth is the more hummus that is bought, the more money farmers will make from chickpeas, and in turn the less tempted they will be to keep growing tobacco. Action on Smoking and Health ...

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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:44:08 GMT

Obama Should Go to Ferguson and This Is What He Should Say - National Journal


Obama Should Go to Ferguson and This Is What He Should Say
National Journal
November 25, 2014 President Obama should go to Ferguson, Mo., stand amid the broken glass and smoking embers, and speak to the two Americas—whites and blacks, the descendants of slaves and the descendants of the immigration experience.

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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:45:55 -0800

Smoking is killing one South Tynesider a day

SMOKING-related illnesses will kill at least one South Tynesider a day this year, according to new figures. Read more

Sun, 02 Nov 2014 19:39:15 -0800

Pregnant mothers 'bribed' to stub out

A scheme that pays ­pregnant women to stop smoking has been described as bribery by critics. Read more

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 17:36:39 -0700

Kingsnorth grandmother Ann Russell quits smoking for Stoptober after 61 years of puffing

A grandmother has stubbed out her last cigarette at the age of 74, putting an end to a 61-year habit that's cost as much as a house. Read more

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 01:58:31 -0800

TV ads 'sexualise e-cigarettes'

Anti-smoking campaigners have accused TV advertisements which show e-cigarette use for the first time of "sexualising" vaping. Read more

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:47:41 -0800

WATCH: Campaigners slam ‘sexualised’ e-cigs ad

ANTI-SMOKING campaigners have accused TV advertisements which show e-cigarette use for the first time of “sexualising” vaping. Read more

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 23:05:49 -0800

Brave Birtley health campaigner Michelle Barthram loses battle with lung cancer

Mum Michelle Barthram died of lung cancer only a year after being diagnosed with the disease caused by years of smoking Read more

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 07:14:26 -0800

Campaigners slam ‘sexualised’ e-cigs ad

ANTI-SMOKING campaigners have accused TV advertisements which show e-cigarette use for the first time of “sexualising” vaping. Read more

Sat, 15 Nov 2014 17:15:38 -0800

Poll: Should TV adverts show people using vapour E-cigarettes?

The ads for VIP e-cigarettes, which feature a woman exhaling vapour, made their debut last night during a break in ITV1's Grantchester following a change in the law. Read more

Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:23:03 -0800

E-cig TV ads 'encourage smoking'

Smoking has controversially returned to television adverts as new rules came into force allowing e-cigarette use to be shown. Read more

Mon, 27 Oct 2014 10:39:58 -0700

Get involved with your local GP’s Patient Participation Group

A campaign to encourage residents to take part in their local GP’s Patient Participation Group is being launched by Luton’s Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) on Thursday, October 30, at The Surgey, Hockwell Ring. The launch event is from 10:30am till 12:30pm. Read more

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